Polycystic Ovary (Ovarian) Syndrome (PCOS) is a hormonal disorder. It affects 12-18% of women of reproductive age and up to 21% in some high-risk groups, such as Indigenous women
While the cause of PCOS is unknown, there do appear to be connections with family history, insulin resistance and lifestyle or environment.
The symptoms of PCOS include excess hair (hirsutism), scalp hair loss, acne, weight gain, difficulties with fertility, increased anxiety and depression and irregular or infrequent periods.
PCOS is diagnosed, when to see your doctor and how your doctor might test you for PCOS.
PCOS treatment in Ayurveda involves using a combination of powerful herbs that strengthen the reproductive system.